Professor Amit Mehta

Professor, Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602489

Email address

Academic Office - A207
Second Floor
Engineering East
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Prof. Amit Mehta is an exceptional and highly respected leader known for his extensive experience in delivering innovative and impactful research and development contracts and projects. He has established strong relationships with world-leading, multi-billion dollar companies such as Fujitsu, HP Labs, Sony, Airbus, MBDA, BAE, European Space Agency, MoD, DHS, Satellite Catapult - UK, and many more. Amit leads a team of exceptionally talented and skilled research engineers who excel in meeting the communication needs of various sectors, including civilian, security, and defense.

Amit's key strength lies in his ability to generate new intellectual property and effectively leverage it through licensing agreements. He is particularly focused on cutting-edge areas such as 6G/5G, Artificial Intelligence Antennas, Space Communications, Navigation and Jamming, IoT Smart City and Sensors, Satellite Communications, Embedded Systems, Programming, general antennas, and Micro/mm waves.

With a remarkable portfolio of over 200 international publications and 7 patents/design rights, Amit has demonstrated his expertise and contribution to the field. He has also supervised over 100 student projects, including PhDs and undergraduate research, highlighting his dedication to mentoring and guiding the next generation of scholars.

Amit is frequently invited as a keynote speaker at international conferences, where he disseminates new knowledge and shares insights with fellow professionals. He finds great fulfilment in mentoring and coaching individuals, fostering their growth and development.

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Areas Of Expertise

  • Artificial Intelligence Agile Antennas and Anti Jamming
  • Communication Systems including Tactical & 6G / 5G
  • Space Communications and GNSS
  • Smart City and Sensors